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Why Do You Need an Emergency Cleaning Specialist to Clean Your Office or Home?

A flood, leak or fire can be devastating. Many accidents can be handled independently, but freak accidents can happen and are a real threat. If not dealt with immediately, your home or office can become contaminated with dirt, bacteria or even vermin, such as mice, rats and cockroaches. When this happens, using a professional emergency cleaning service becomes a necessity.

An emergency cleaning specialist will use the best procedures and techniques to deliver a high-quality, efficient cleaning service and get things back to normal. HaMuch will help you find the right specialist when you need it most.

What Does an Emergency Cleaning Service Do?

As you might expect, emergency cleaners differ greatly from domestic or commercial cleaners. Hoovering the floor or cleaning grease from the oven are completely different jobs to cleaning somewhere that has been affected by disaster. Emergency cleaners are experts at handling urgent jobs, but will also be sensitive and understanding of your situation. They are not only equipped to use specialist machinery and tools, but also to perform the job with speed and efficiency, so that you can once again use your space as quickly as possible. Their responsibilities include:

  • Providing health and safety advice: An emergency cleaner’s vast experience in emergency cleanup means you can rest assured that they have the right knowledge of the health and safety regulations in your area.
  • Same-day emergency cleaning: An emergency cleaner will be able to provide a quick and efficient call-out service.
  • Flood cleanup: It doesn’t always take a storm to flood a building; a burst water pipe can wreak havoc too. An emergency cleaner can dry out your building, clean water marks and remove debris.
  • Fire cleanup: A fire is a devastating trauma for any home or business. Electric heaters and other devices can easily cause accidents, and even small fires can quickly spiral out of control. Once the emergency fire service has put out the fire, an emergency cleaner will be able to clean up the leftover mess.
  • Repairs and services: An emergency cleaning expert may work with construction contractors to repair infrastructural damages caused by disaster.

How to Find Emergency Cleaning Services Near You?

To find emergency cleaning solutions near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to cleaners in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

If you’re looking to hire an emergency cleaning serrvice near you to clean your home or office after a disaster, we can help. HaMuch lists vetted tradesmen near you — allowing us to match you with the person best suited to do your job.

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Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Lisburn£20£131
South Oxfordshire£33£224
Mid Bedfordshire£35£222
Fife£35£237
Doncaster£24£180
Peterborough£34£220
Southampton£29£206
Northampton£25£190
Gateshead£26£194
Aylesbury Vale£33£222

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Newport£22£182
Milton Keynes£29£221
Doncaster£22£164
Bassetlaw£21£161
Thurrock£29£210
Renfrewshire£37£183
Luton£30£213
Wokingham£34£219
North East Lincolnshire£22£176
Kirklees£23£174

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Maidstone£40£248
Huntingdonshire£31£226
Sunderland£29£203
East Devon£30£220
Perth & Kinross£34£245
Dover£29£196
Aberdeenshire£33£277
North Hertfordshire£36£238
Sheffield£25£199
Liverpool£28£199

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Halton£33£250
Guildford£23£180
Wirral£25£186
Kirklees£22£130
South Gloucestershire£23£178
Basingstoke & Deane£21£158
Angus£25£200
St Helens£34£253
North Lanarkshire£26£257
Newcastle-upon-Tyne£39£254

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Ipswich£15£150
Kingston-upon-Hull£18£145
Cherwell£60£250
Stafford£65£300
West Lothian£22£205
Plymouth£18£105
Caerphilly£56£162
York£40£300
Chester£33£293
Basildon£48£236

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Nuneaton & Bedworth£15£186
Reigate & Banstead£16£123
Test Valley£18£135
Neath Port Talbot£18£112
North Hertfordshire£28£154
Oxford£20£150
West Lancashire£14£123
Gloucester£36£255
Epping Forest£15£137
Walsall£15£116

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Maidstone£38£158
Falkirk£30£150
Solihull£33£243
Bath & North East Somerset£46£400
Horsham£45£250
Aylesbury Vale£44£236
Cambridge£34£250
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£35£250
Rochdale£35£204
Southend-on-Sea£42£135

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Milton Keynes£47£267
Warrington£38£232
Plymouth£30£235
Belfast£32£194
East Hampshire£43£253
Perth & Kinross£37£270
Vale of White Horse£43£264
Rochdale£37£236
West Lancashire£36£224
Falkirk£39£268

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Gateshead£38£236
Renfrewshire£36£244
Cherwell£45£247
Guildford£55£286
Bournemouth£43£276
South Bedfordshire£46£254
Dacorum£50£267
St Albans£52£274
Cardiff£34£224
Chelmsford£43£254

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Swansea£19£150
Sheffield£18£142
Blackpool£21£146
South Lanarkshire£16£149
South Oxfordshire£39£187
Charnwood£19£160
Harrogate£21£155
Cambridge£22£188
Wolverhampton£20£150
Kings Lynn & West Norfolk£32£240

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